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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

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ISS Publishes Preliminary 2019 Compensation FAQs

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities ISS has published preliminary frequently asked questions related to compensation policies for 2019. Some key observations are noted below. Will any of the quantitative pay-for-performance screens change for 2019? No. There will be no changes to the quantitative screens for the 2019 proxy season. The secondary Financial Performance Assessment screen will continue to use GAAP/accounting […] Read more →

by   |   November 21, 2018

ISS Announces 2019 Policy Uodates

Public Companies and Securities ISS has released updates to its 2019 benchmark proxy voting policies.  There is no impact for the upcoming 2019 proxy season for U.S. companies. Board Gender Diversity ISS has... Read more →

by   |   November 19, 2018

Stacks of Coins

SEC Tells How to Fix the Faulty Initial Coin Offering

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The SEC simultaneously announced a pair of settled enforcement actions related to illegally offered ICOs with extensive remedial provisions to fix the faulty offerings. You can... Read more →

by   |   November 17, 2018

Still Looking for the First CAM

Public Companies and Securities I have been looking for the first real CAM and so far I haven’t found it. I’ve seen some dancing around the edges, like foreign auditors throwing in boiler plate going... Read more →

by   |   November 14, 2018